Period
to 16 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Microsoft
Cheshire > Macclesfield
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 16 9
Rank change year-on-year -5 -7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 22 36 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 13.50% 20.34% 26.19%
As % of the Vendors category 34.38% 64.29% 73.33%
Number of salaries quoted 21 31 40
Macclesfield median annual salary £37,500 £25,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -16.67% -40.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,000 £21,175
90th Percentile £51,250 £41,000 £43,750
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +28.57% +7.69% -7.14%

Microsoft is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Macclesfield.

All Vendors
Macclesfield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 64 56 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 39.26% 31.64% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 62 51 37
Macclesfield median annual salary £42,000 £27,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +55.56% -16.92% -27.78%
10th Percentile £26,375 £22,500 £20,950
90th Percentile £57,250 £48,750 £43,750
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -1.32% -5.00%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Macclesfield

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Macclesfield

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft in Macclesfield.

Salary trend for Microsoft in Macclesfield

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Macclesfield over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Macclesfield region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 9 (40.91%) JIRA
3 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
3 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 8 (36.36%) NHS
3 8 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (36.36%) SSDT
3 8 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (31.82%) Windows
5 5 (22.73%) Office 365
6 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
6 4 (18.18%) MCSA
6 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (13.64%) Cisco
7 3 (13.64%) Network+ Certification
7 3 (13.64%) A+ Certification
7 3 (13.64%) DNS
7 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
7 3 (13.64%) DHCP
7 3 (13.64%) .NET
7 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (13.64%) ITIL
7 3 (13.64%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (9.09%) Hardware Maintenance
8 2 (9.09%) Break/Fix

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Office 365
2 3 (13.64%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) DHCP
1 3 (13.64%) DNS
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2014
2 8 (36.36%) SSDT
3 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) JIRA
2 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
3 2 (9.09%) Cucumber
3 2 (9.09%) Selenium
General
1 2 (9.09%) Advertising
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Database Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) DBA
2 8 (36.36%) SQL Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) SQL DBA
3 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Network Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Software Tester
4 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Tester
5 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Technical Support
5 1 (4.55%) CRM Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Data Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) NHS
2 2 (9.09%) Fintech
3 1 (4.55%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL
3 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.09%) Break/Fix
3 2 (9.09%) Case Management
3 2 (9.09%) Hardware Maintenance
3 2 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (9.09%) SDLC
3 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.55%) Change Management
4 1 (4.55%) CRM
4 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (4.55%) ETL
4 1 (4.55%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) User Stories
4 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) C#
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) MCSA
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.64%) A+ Certification
2 3 (13.64%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (9.09%) MCP
3 2 (9.09%) MCSE
4 1 (4.55%) CCENT
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 2 (9.09%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Backup Exec
1 2 (9.09%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco
2 2 (9.09%) NETGEAR
2 2 (9.09%) Wyse
3 1 (4.55%) Tableau